May 21, 2016 | Men's Golf Men's golf claims school's first-ever national championshipThe Saint Leo men's golf team pulled it off. They made history. The Lions used a 3-2 score in match play to take down Chico State and claim Saint Leo University's first ever team National Championship, just two days after they claimed NCAA Men's Golf Individual Title by freshman Hugo Bernard.
May 19, 2016 | Men's Golf Men’s golf atop all leaderboards at NCAAsSaint Leo men's golf heads into medal/match play as the no. 1 seed after finishing first in stroke play, while Hugo Bernard (-13) captures the NCAA Division II individual championship.
May 20, 2016 | Men's Golf Bernard earns GCAA All-America and Phil Mickelson awardsHugo Bernard was named to the GCAA/PING All-America First Team, and was presented the GCAA's Division II Phil Mickelson Outstanding Freshman Award following Thursday's round at the NCAA championships.
May 18, 2016 | Men's Golf Bernard and Savoie pace men’s golf on NCAA leaderboardsSaint Leo men's golf extended its lead in the field of 20 teams at the 2016 NCAA Division II Men's Golf Championships during Wednesday's second round, while Hugo Bernard and Joey Savoie are 1-2 on the individual leaderboard.
May 17, 2016 | Men's Golf Greenwood named finalist for Dave Williams AwardSaint Leo head men's golf coach Chris Greenwood is one of five finalists for the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) Division II national coach of the year award.
May 16, 2016 | Men's Golf Lions land four on DII PING All-Region teamThe No. 2 Saint Leo men’s golf team saw four players earn Division II PING All-South Region as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Monday afternoon.
May 12, 2016 | General News Lions place three on men's At-Large Academic All-District teamThree Saint Leo male student-athletes were named to the 2015-16 Academic All-District At-Large teams selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America, as announced by the CoSIDA office on Thursday. The representatives are Matheus Assis, Evan Jacob of men’s swimming and Joey Savoie of men’s golf.
April 29, 2016 | Men's Golf Lions place three on All-Sunshine State Conference second teamAinsworth, Bernard and Savoie named to the Men's Golf All-SSC Second Team, announced Friday, April 29th by the conference. Saint Leo tied with Lynn and Fla. Southern for most members on the two teams, while the Lions had three of the six on the second team.
April 22, 2016 | Men's Golf Men’s golf gets ticket punched for NCAAsSaint Leo men's golf will be making its fourth straight trip to the NCAA regionals when play opens on May 2 at Mission Inn in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla.
March 11, 2016 | Men's Golf Men's golf goes #1/2 in this week's pollsSAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s golf team found itself ranked No. 1 int the Bushnell Golfweek DII Coaches poll, while dropping to No. 2 in this week’s GolfStat poll.
March 11, 2016 | General News Athletics in full swing this weekendSaint Leo's campus will be busy this weekend as both softball and baseball host series, and men's lax hosts on Friday evening.
March 1, 2016 | Men's Golf No. 1 Lions Finish Regional Preview in 3rd placeHOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla. – The No. 1 Saint Leo Lions men's golf team improved one spot in the final round and ended in third place out of the 18 teams in the field with a 891 total (+27) at the South/Southeast Regional Preview at the Mission Inn Resort and Club El Campeón course on Tuesday, March 1st.
February 29, 2016 | Men's Golf No.1 Lions Sit in Fourth at Regional Preview after Two RoundsHOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla. – Saint Leo’s men’s golf team, ranked No. 1 in the nation, currently sits in fourth place after two rounds of the South/Southeast Regional Preview at the Mission Inn Resort and Club El Campeón course on Monday, February 29th after shooting a 592 (+16).
March 30, 2016 | General News Registration underway for Spirit of Saint Leo Golf TournamentIt's a day that brings together alumni, former teammates, and friends for a chance to support Saint Leo Athletics and nearly 350 student-athletes who wear the Green and Gold. Join us at the Spirit of Saint Leo Golf Tournament.
February 19, 2016 | Men's Golf Lions No.1 in Bushnell Golfweek Coaches PollNORMAN, Okla. – Saint Leo’s men’s golf team earned the overall No. 1 rank in the Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll announced Friday, February 19th, a day after the Lions were selected No.1 in the GolfStat ranking.
February 18, 2016 | Men's Golf Men’s Golf Earns No. 1 Ranking by GolfStatSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo’s men’s golf team earned the No. 1 rank in the country in the latest GolfStat rankings on February 17th following their victory at the Matlock Collegiate Classic.
February 15, 2016 | Men's Golf Ainsworth Earns SSC Golfer of the Week HonorsSAINT LEO, Fla. – Senior Liam Ainsworth earned the Sunshine State Conference men’s Golfer of the Week announced Monday afternoon after his first place victory at the 35th Matlock Collegiate Classic
February 9, 2016 | Men's Golf Men’s Golf Wins Matlock Classic; Ainsworth Wins Individual TitleLAKELAND, Fla. – The No. 2 Saint Leo men’s golf team opened the spring season with a victory at the 35th annual Matlock Collegiate Classic held by Florida Southern at the Lone Palm Golf Club, which wrapped up Tuesday, February 9th. Saint Leo shot a team total 869 (+5) as Liam Ainsworth walked away with the individual title after carding a 75 (+3) on the final day.
February 8, 2016 | Men's Golf Men's Golf in the Lead After Two Rounds at Matlock ClassicLAKELAND, Fla. – Saint Leo’s men’s golf team, ranked No. 3 in the nation, is sitting alone in first place at the Matlock Collegiate Classic held by Florida Southern after the Lions finished with a 577 (+1) in two rounds of golf Monday, February 8th at the Lone Palm Golf Club.
February 5, 2016 | General News Saint Leo ready for busy weekend in athleticsSeven different teams are in action this weekend for Saint Leo Athletics, as Softball, Women's Tennis, Men's Tennis, Women's Golf, and Men's Golf all open the regular season.
October 27, 2015 | Men's Golf Saint Leo finishes fifth at McDonough CupORLANDO, Fla. -- The Saint Leo University men's team completed the second round of the McDonough Cup Tuesday morning and immediately rolled into the third round at the Rio Pinar Country Club. The Lions finished seven-under par and tied for fifth place, 19 strokes behind the top team.
October 26, 2015 | Men's Golf Darkness pauses second round of McDonough CupAfter close to 30 rounds of action at the McDonough Cup, the Saint Leo men's golf team sits tied for sixth in a field of 22 teams. The Lions are six-under at the Par 72 - 6955 yards, Rio Pinar Country Club.
October 14, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf ranks #1 in countryThe Saint Leo University received some much deserved recognition Tuesday as the first Golfstat poll of the season was released. The Lions toped the rankings for the first time in program history.
October 13, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf claims Guy Harvey InvitationalThe 11th ranked Saint Leo men's golf team claimed its first tournament title of the 2015-16 campaign. The Lions rose to the top of an 18-team field, and ran away the title thanks to a seven-stroke lead.
October 12, 2015 | Men's Golf Savoie and Lions lead Guy HarveyWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- After the first day of action at the Guy Harvey Invitational, the Saint Leo men's golf team leads in both the team category and the individual.
September 29, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions Golf finishes third at Saint Leo InvitationalAfter a record-breaking first day at the Saint Leo Invitational, the Lions improved on an already stellar outing thanks to a 5-under par third round Tuesday. While 11 teams shot under par in the first two rounds, the Saint Leo men's golf team was only one of four teams shoot under par in the third and final round.
September 28, 2015 | Men's Golf #11 Men's Golf fifth after Day 1 of Saint Leo InvitationalIt was a perfect day for golf at Lake Jovita Golf & Country Club. Over 90 golfers played the South Course on an overcast, windless day, and shot some of the lowest scores of NCAA Division II this season. 11 teams shot under par, and no. 11 Saint Leo is 18-under par after 36-holes of action.
September 27, 2015 | General News Saint Leo Invitational opens Lions LedgerThe Saint Leo men's golf team will host its annual Invitational Monday and Tuesday. The men's and women's soccer teams will play Rollins in Sunshine State Conference action.
September 22, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf finishes third at #CIAFLAC15No. 7 Saint Leo turned in a stellar third round at the Cougar Invitational presented by Aflac Tuesday morning. The Lions shot 8-under par to finish the tournament even par and tied for third place.
September 21, 2015 | General News No. 7 Men's Golf plays in first Invitational of the yearThe Saint Leo men's golf team, ranked seventh in the country, opens the season at the Cougar Invitational presented by Aflac. The men's and women's soccer teams continue SSC action Wednesday.
September 21, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf lies fifth after two rounds of Cougar InvitationalThe no. 7 Saint Leo Men's Golf Team completed two rounds of action Monday at the Cougar Invitational presented by Aflac, and despite a slow start, sit in fifth place. The Lions were led by PING All-American Joey Savoie, who is the only Lion under-par after 36 holes. Savoie is tied for seventh place.
September 9, 2015 | Men's Golf No. 7 Men's Golf Releases 2015-16 ScheduleThe Saint Leo University men's golf team released its 2015-16 Tournament schedule Wednesday, which includes 10 tournaments in across the South/Southeast Region.
September 3, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf picked seventh in preseason pollThe Saint Leo men's golf team finished the 2015 campaign in the semifinals of the NCAA Championship. The Lions were one of three Sunshine State Conference schools to finish the season in the top-four. Despite returning all five National participants, including two PING All-Americans, the Lions have been placed seventh in the Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Preseason Top-25 poll the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced.
July 22, 2015 | Men's Golf Ainsworth named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America ScholarCleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars were announced Wednesday by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) and Liam Ainsworth was recognized as Saint Leo's lone selection. A total of 91 athletes in Division II earned the honor, 10 from the Sunshine State Conference.
June 23, 2015 | Men's Golf Two Lions land PING All-America honorsSaint Leo University golf standouts Joey Savoie and Ryan Gendron were named Division II PING All-Americans Tuesday, as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
May 28, 2015 | Men's Golf Gendron & Savoie recognized by GCAA/PINGAfter a historical season by the Lions, team leaders Ryan Gendron and Joey Savoie were recognized by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) as PING All-South Region selections for Division II. Eighteen student-athletes from six different schools represent the Sunshine State Conference on the 2015 All-South Region team.
May 21, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf ends its run in the NCAA SemifinalsAfter 90 holes of golf at Rock Barn Golf & Spa in Conover, N.C., the Saint Leo men's golf season comes to an end. The Lions magical run in the NCAA Division II Men's Golf Championship ended in the semifinals Thursday evening. Saint Leo fought its Sunshine State Conference foe for a spot in the finals, but came up short in a 4-1 loss in medal match play.
May 20, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions advance to Medal Match Play at NCAA ChampionshipsSaint Leo carded a six-over par 290 in the third and final round of stroke play at the NCAA Division II Men's Golf Championships on Wednesday to tie for third place after 54-holes of competition. The Lions earn the No. 4 seed in match play on the par-71, 7,021-yard Rock Barn Golf & Spa Jones Course.
May 19, 2015 | Men's Golf Moving Day: Lions jump to second place at NCAA ChampionshipsThe No. 7 Saint Leo men's golf team jumped to second place at the 2015 NCAA Division II Men's Golf Championship after carding a second round score of 6-under par 278. As a result, the Lions are currently Even par 568 (290-278) after 36 holes and are just one stroke shy of the leader USC-Aiken heading into Wednesday's third and final round of stroke play.
May 18, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf in ninth after day one of 2015 NCAA ChampionshipThe Saint Leo men's golf team fought its way through the opening round of the 2015 NCAA Division II Men's Golf Championship, finishing with a 6-over par 290 on Monday afternoon. The Lions will enter the second round in ninth position overall.
May 14, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions ready for 2015 NCAA Men's Golf ChampionshipThe 2015 Saint Leo University men's golf team has already written itself in to the record books, but the story isn't over yet as five golfers will travel to Conover, N.C. for the final rounds of the season. Head coach Chris Greenwood as put together a lineup that has collected nine individual top-10 finishes throughout the season.
May 6, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf punches ticket to 2015 NCAA FinalsThe Saint Leo men's golf team advanced to the 2015 Division II Men's Golf Championship thanks to a fifth place finish Wednesday. The Lions combined for a third round 293 and remained in position to advance as one of six teams from the South & Southeast Regional. James Jessop led the Lions and tied for fourth after an amazing final round score and personal low score of 68.
May 5, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf moves to fifth place in NCAA RegionalThe Saint Leo men's golf team enters Wednesday's final round of the NCAA South/Southeast Regional in fifth place. The Lions dropped eight strokes off Monday's total on the par-72, 7,098 yard Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club.
May 4, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions in contention to advance to NCAA FinalsThe Saint Leo men's golf team currently falls in a tie for sixth place after the first round of the 2015 Division II Men's Golf Regional Championship. Saint Leo is hosting the super regional at Lake Jovita Golf & Country Club in Dade City, Fla.
April 28, 2015 | Men's Golf Savoie named SSC Second TeamJunior Joey Savoie was named Second Team All-Sunshine State Conference the Conference office announced Tuesday. Savoie led the Lions to a sixth place SSC Tournament finish and helped the squad earn a bid to the 2015 NCAA Regional Bid.
April 24, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's golf earns 3rd NCAA Regional BidThe Saint Leo University men's golf team was selected to compete in the 2015 NCAA South/Southeast Regional. The Lions earned the No. 4 seed in the South Region the NCAA announced Friday afternoon. The Super Regional will be hosted by Saint Leo at Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club in Dade City, Fla.
April 14, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions place sixth at SSC ChampionshipJoey Savoie paces the Lions on the individual leaderboard, finishing tied for seventh with a 73 in the final round and a 214 (-2) for the tournament.
April 13, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf enters final round of SSCs in sixth placeThe Saint Leo men's golf team enters Tuesday's final round of the Sunshine State Conference Championship in sixth place. The Lions shaved three strokes of Sunday's total on the par-72, 7,152 yard RedTail Golf Club.
April 12, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's golf in sixth place after round one of SSCsThe Saint Leo men's golf team sits in sixth place after the first round of the Sunshine State Conference Men's Golf Championship on Sunday afternoon. The tournament is being played at the RedTail Golf Club in Sorrento, Fla. Sunday's play was the first of the three round, 54-hole tournament.
April 11, 2015 | General News Saint Leo Golf to open play at SSC TournamentThe Saint Leo men's and women's golf teams will travel to RedTail Golf Club in Sorrento, Fla. for the Sunshine State Conference Tournament hosted by Rollins College.
March 31, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions place 12th at Buccaneer InvitationalThe Saint Leo men's golf team carded a 304 (+20) to wrap up a 12th place performance at the Buccaneer Invitational. Trevor Joseph led the charge, dipping to a 73 in the final round, his best score of the tournament.
March 30, 2015 | Men's Golf Saint Leo lies ninth at Buccaneer InvitationalThe Saint Leo men's golf team completed the first and second round of the Buccaneer Invitational 29-over par Monday. The Lions battled six top-20 teams in the 17-team field at the Normandy Shores Golf Club in Miami Beach, Fla.
March 26, 2015 | General News Men's lacrosse hosts rival in weekend LedgerSaint Leo hosts No. 9 Tampa for a Saturday SSC bout while baseball and softball are on the road for more conference play. Women's tennis hosts a ranked foe while men's golf and track are away.
March 17, 2015 | Men's Golf Saint Leo finishes third at Bobcat InvitationalRyan Gendron fired an even-par 70 and finished with a 54-hole total of 214 (+4) to lead the Lions in the final round Tuesday. Trevor Joseph snagged a piece of seventh place at four-over par for the tournament. The pair led Saint Leo to a third place finish at the 2015 Bobcat Invitational on the Par 70, 6,730-yard Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee course.
March 16, 2015 | General News Seven teams hit the road for Monday LedgerMen's and women's golf both meet tough competition on the road while both tennis programs head to Pensacola, Fla. for a trio of spring break matchups. Lacrosse also in action for a busy road set while softball meets familiar foe PBA.
March 16, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf jumps to second place after 36-holesNo. 6 Saint Leo men's golf jumped three places between the first and second rounds of the Bobcat Invitational Monday. The Lions trail top-ranked Nova Southeastern by eight strokes after 36-holes at the par 70, 6,730 yards Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee Golf Club.
March 10, 2015 | Men's Golf No. 7 Lions take crown at Southeastern CollegiateThe Saint Leo men's golf team finished on top at the 2015 Southeastern Collegiate Tournament hosted by Valdosta State University at the Kinderlou Forest Golf Club. The no. 7 Lions defeated three top-10 teams in the 54-hole tournament. Saint Leo won by a wide nine-stroke margin for its first tournament crown of the 2015 season.
March 9, 2015 | Men's Golf Savoie and Lions lead Southeastern Collegiate Field18 birdies and two eagles pushed the Lions up four positions on the team leaderboard Monday at the Southeastern Collegiate Tournament at Kinderlou Forest Golf Club. Led by sophomore Joey Savoie, the Lions lead the 18-team field by nine strokes.
March 8, 2015 | Men's Golf Men's Golf Tied for fifth after 18 holes at Southeastern CollegiateThe Saint Leo men's golf team sits in fifth place through 18 holes at the First Federal Southeastern Collegiate Tournament hosted by Valdosta State University. The Lions shot a team 292 (+4) on the par 72, 7,311 yard course at Kinderlou Forest.
February 24, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions improve to fourth place in Pirate InvitationalThe Saint Leo men's golf team placed fourth out of 15 teams with a final round score of 305 at the Armstrong Pirate Invitational hosted by Armstrong State at the Savannah Quarters Country Club.
February 23, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions sit 6th place at Armstrong Pirate InvitationalThe Saint Leo men's golf team will enter the final round of the Armstrong Pirate Invitational in 6th place after posting team scores of 293 and 287 on day one. Final round tee times for Saint Leo start at 8:45 am on Tuesday.
February 10, 2015 | Men's Golf Lions complete Classic in eighth placeSaint Leo junior Liam Ainsworth shot a combined 148 in Tuesday's second and third round at the Matlock Collegiate Classic, leading the Lions to a eighth place team finish in the 15-team event.
February 5, 2015 | General News Eight teams in action for packed weekendThe latest Lions Ledger features four season openers for Saint Leo tennis and golf. Both basketball teams and baseball will host home events while softball heads to Clearwater, Fla. for tournament play.
October 23, 2014 | General News Eight teams in action in latest Lions LedgerThree teams head to Boca Raton, Fla. as No. 9 men's soccer has the chance to clinch its second consecutive regular season SSC crown with win over No. 4 Lynn.
February 9, 2012 | Women's Golf 2012 Saint Leo Golf Ryder CupThe Saint Leo men's and women's golf teams take some time off from their rigorous Spring season for some good old-fashioned inter-squad rivalry with their annual Ryder Cup inter-squad tournament. Who will win bragging rights this year... the Green Team, or the Gold Team?
July 1, 2011 | Men's Golf Former Lion Qualifies for Florida State OpenSAINT LEO, Fla. – Former Saint Leo men’s golfer Cole Cisbani is back in the news as he qualified for the Florida State Open at his former home course, the Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club, earlier this week.
June 2, 2011 | Men's Golf Maymi Tabbed Assistant Men's Golf CoachSAINT LEO, Fla. – Coach Ray Cisbani has selected Andres Maymi as the team's newest assistant coach, it was announced Tuesday. Maymi will begin his duties immediately.
May 18, 2011 | Men's Golf Men's Golf 2010-11: A Look BackSAINT LEO, Fla. - A youthful Saint Leo men's golf team saw three freshman, a sophomore, and one senior take to the course for the majority of the season. While the group did encounter growing pains throughout the year, the quintet began to show signs of life at the end, heading into next season. The Lions wrapped-up the Sunshine State Conference Tournament with a fifth-place finish, providing a boost of confidence as the team aims for the fall to hit the course once again.
April 19, 2011 | Men's Golf Lions Clinch Fifth at SSC ChampionshipsBOCA RATON, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s golf team (293-299-304—896) maintained its first day, fifth-place position as it closed the 2011 Sunshine State Conference Championships with its best finish of the 2010-11 season. Carding a third round 16-over 302, the Lions secured their spot with a final score of 32-over 896, Tuesday afternoon at the par-72, 6714 yard Boca Country Club.
April 18, 2011 | Men's Golf Lions Fifth Moving into Final Day of SSC ChampionshipsBOCA RATON, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s golf team, after competing as high as second-place, closed the first day of the Sunshine State Conference Championships in fifth-place, shooting a an 11-over 592 at the par-72, 6,714 yard Boca Country Club in Boca Raton, Fla.
April 17, 2011 | Men's Golf Men's Golf Seeks Success at SSC Golf ChampionshipsWINTER PARK, Fla. - The 2011 Sunshine State Conference Golf Championships are preparing to tee off in Boca Raton April 18-19. Lynn University is hosting the championships at the Boca Country Club.
April 5, 2011 | Men's Golf Lions Wrap-Up Buccaneer Invite 14thMIAMI SHORES, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s golf team concluded action at the Buccaneers Invitational in 14th place, carding a team score of 63–over 915 at the par-71, 6,733 Yard Normandy Shores Golf Course in Miami Shores, Fla.
April 4, 2011 | Men's Golf Lions in 14th after Two Rounds of Barry InvitationalMIAMI SHORES, Fla. – The Saint Leo men’s golf team (301-311—612) stands in 14th-place after firing a 44-over 612 after the first 36 holes of the Barry Invitational from the par-71, 6733-Yard Normandy Shores Golf Course.